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Shirley M. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 26, 2011

Shirley M.

Writing for all purposes
   United States
  |   Los Angeles, CA
  |  10:58 pm Local Time

Overview

I've been writing and editing most of my life, and continue to do so with a passion. I graduated magna cum laude from UCLA with a B.A. in English and a minor in Film, Television, and Digital Media.

The nature of my coursework demanded that I demonstrate a mastery of skills in the fields of writing, editing, and proofreading. I have performed these services for countless people over the years and have been regularly commended for my strong voice, eye for detail, and consistency in good work.

Dozens of my articles have been featured in...

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Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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U.S. Academic Writing Test
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Service Description

Good writing is valuable no matter what profession you're in. I am here to provide that service, in whatever shape or form you need. Whether it's proofing a piece of fiction or writing an informative article, I can deliver the job quickly, efficiently, and to your satisfaction.

Don't wait; get words made easy for you today!



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Employment

Pacific Ties
Managing Editor
2009 - 2010
Oversaw logistical organization of the news-magazine and worked closely with the editor-in-chief to ensure the quality and relevance of all stories. Authored and edited dozens of articles...
Daily Bruin
Arts and Entertainment Reporter
2008 - 2010
Authored over 20 feature articles and film reviews to inform college campus of daily happenings and to increase college population’s attendance at events. Conducted both phone and in-person...
Westwind Literary Magazine
Fiction Editor
2008 - 2010
Evaluated and critiqued weekly student submissions to UCLA’s literary magazine. Wrote film and book reviews for student-run online blog.
TravelAge West
Editorial Intern
2009 - 2009
Wrote feature articles for print as well as news briefs for the company’s Website to increase readership. Conducted research on ideal destinations in order to keep travel agents updated on...

Education

University of California, Los Angeles
Bachelor of Arts in English
2006 - 2010
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editor
blogger
copywriter
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